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educator

Patricia Mary Broadfoot-Rockey, British educator. Academician Learned Societies for the Social Sciences. Nuffield Foundation fellow, 1986; Economic and Social Research Council grantee, 1979, 84, 89, 92, 94, 95, 98.

Background

Broadfoot-Rockey, Patricia Mary was born on July 13, 1949 in London. Daughter of Norman John and Margaret Grace (Potter) Cole.

Education

Bachelor with honors in sociology, University Leeds, England, 1970. Master of Education with distinction, University Edinburgh, Scotland, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, Open University, 1984.

Doctor of Science, University Bristol, 2000.

Career

Teacher Wolmers Boys School, Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies, 1971-1973. Research officer Scottish Council Research in Education, Edinburgh, 1973-1977. Senior lecturer education Westhill College, Birmingham, England, 1977-1981.

Lecturer education University Bristol, England, 1981-1991, professor, 1991, head Graduate School Education, 1993-1997, dean faculty social science, since 1999. Co-director National Profiles Evaluation.

Achievements

  • Academician Learned Societies for the Social Sciences.

Works

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Horseriding, gardening, amateur dramatics.

Connections

Married David Charles Rockey, August 9, 1980. Children: James Charles, Aurin Laurence, Elanway Grace.

father:
Norman John Cole

mother:
Margaret Grace (Potter) Cole

spouse:
David Charles Rockey

children:
Elanway Grace Broadfoot-Rockey

Aurin Laurence Broadfoot-Rockey

James Charles Broadfoot-Rockey